Eight-year-old, Ajay Majhi invited the wrath of the principal of Pt Ramchandra Mishra Inter College for the crime of stepping out of the school premises during the lunch hour.
In the incident that took place last Thursday, Nov 5, the principal identified as Sunil Kumar Dube brutally thrashed the child after which he was sent home.
The boy who sustained multiple fractures and other serious injuries. He was later taken to Mirzapur district where he passed away.
An FIR has been filed against the principal who is absconding.